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A single Lionel robot can mark 20,000 sq ft a day, up to 10x faster than manual methods

Save days of time and labour on layout for every floor

Gain unlimited efficiency by using Lionel overnight or deploying multiple robots simultaneously

Get ahead of schedule and your competition

Always stay ahead 
of schedule

Free up your people 
from layout

Lionel is fully autonomous and does not require an operator

No need to clear up the site - Lionel intelligently detects and avoids obstacles, static and dynamic

Lionel is equipped with industry leading safety technology to work safely in busy jobsites

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Cover the whole floor
in a single setup

Lionel uses August Robotics’ own advanced localization technology

Unlike total stations, Lionel does not demand a constant uninterrupted line of sight

This enables Lionel to work seamlessly in spaces with columns and other obstructions – it does not get lost or blocked

No Blind Spots

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Simply provide your standard plans in a CAD and/or a CSV file

Full layout without the hassle

We are making robotic layout marking available to all contractors

Our introductory offer:

Why Lionel is the best layout robot

Lionel marks what you need at a fraction of the price of other solutions


We’re not messing around

Priced at US$0.35 per square foot, Lionel is accessible for all contractors


We’ve been marking exhibitions for years

We marked 9 million sq ft last quarter alone


Works intelligently amongst obstacles and requires no supervision


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Eliminate errors and rework

We understand that construction demands perfection

Lionel leaves no room for manual error – it is autonomous and does not require manual handling

Lionel marks within 1/16” accuracy, translating the precision in BIM to reality in the field

No more wasted time, money and stress from rework


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Why smart contractors are using Lionel


10x quicker than the
speed of manual layout


No human supervision required

No Blind Spots

No more line of sight issues


Marks with 1/16” accuracy


Upload your plans and Lionel takes care of the rest

On top of all this, Lionel is priced affordably

Now, contractors of all sizes can take advantage of the smartest solution in the market

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Built for construction

After years helping exhibitions, we’ve teamed up with leading contractors to perfect Lionel to mark layouts for:


MEP Contractors

Drywall Contractors

General Contractors

Mark Anything

Lionel marks lines, points, letters, numbers, custom marks – anything you want from your BIM model

Perfect for hanger points, drywall framing and descriptions

Need different colours? Lionel does that too

Mark Anywhere

Use Lionel wherever you need – indoors and outdoors, open and tight spaces

Lionel works on all surfaces, no matter how rough or dusty



Our engineers will take care of the rest – from plan upload to on-site set up and deployment

With time, you can choose to deploy Lionel independently (or let us continue to provide full service)

Area Marked


sq ft

Labour Time Saved



$0.35 per sq ft

We are August Robotics

Price includes all equipment and end-to-end service by August Robotics’ engineers (preparation, on-site set up and deployment)

How is this possible?

Lionel only uses our self-developed technology and does not rely on expensive third party total stations

We pass these savings to you

Lionel is affordable for all contractors, large and small

Founded in 2017, August Robotics has grown rapidly to become the world leader in autonomous floor layout marking

We are located across the USA, Europe and Asia allowing us to reach customers across the world

Learn more about our journey

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About us


Imagine a robot that uses your plans to
automatically mark your layout on the floor

That's exactly what our Lionel robot does

Put your total station away and let
Lionel accelerate your project

The smarter way to do layout

Making innovation affordable

$0.35 per sq ft

No need for constant line of sight

No Blind Spots

Marked per day per robot

20,000 sq ft

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The Fastest and Smartest
Construction Layout Robot

Save time and money on your next job

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